Saathi Samuha Against Aids

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Maharajgunj Nepal
Country: Nepal
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
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UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Rehabilitation
  • Drug Treatment
Short description:
Sathi Samuha (SS) is a Non-Governmental Organization serving people who use drugs, people living with HIV & AIDS as well as the general community in Nepal. Founded in February 2006, it is officially registered under the District Administrative Office and affiliated to the Social Welfare Council. The organization was formed by energetic and concerned individuals to respond to HIV and AIDS scourge among the people who use drugs (PWUDs), support people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHAs) and the society at large. Sathi Samuha has initiated a number of projects and programs in order to provide health, HIV/AIDS and livelihood services to PWUDs, PLWHAs and the community through prevention, treatment, care and support interventions, harm reduction services as well as advocacy initiatives to promote greater access to social and health services as well as human rights.
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